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    WEP Lock

    I have a Belkin-N MIMO router. My problem is that whenever the internet connection is dropped (sleep, dropped signal), the WEP password reverts to None, despite entering the password and clicking Apply. Why won't it stay? Also, when I try to set up any other security other that WEP, the...
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    "not connected to the Internet"

    It's any connection. When I'm on, all is fine. Below are some logs that might help; Jan 28 19:58:59 blueDog kernel[0]: AirPortFirmware: start Sta f/w download Jan 28 19:59:01 blueDog kernel[0]: UniNEnet::monitorLinkStatus - Link is up at 100 Mbps - Full Duplex Jan 28 19:59:08 blueDog...
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    "not connected to the Internet"

    I'm frequently experiencing dropped connections with my ISP (a satellite service). Disabling / reabling the Ethernet port, or closing my laptop lid for a few seconds, usually fixes the problem, abiet temporarily. I've noticed during these dropped connections that over 90% of the time, the...
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    Mail Signature

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    Demonic possession

    It's happened Four now since upgrading to 10.4. Out of nowhere--like the middle of the night--with the lid closed, the fan will suddenly start running at max velocity and the powerbook then becomes unresponsive. Stranger still, the clock still announces the time (as it's set to do on the...
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    [HOWTO] - Lock your screen

    Oh, so it's in the Security preference, Not screen saver. Thanks. I knew it was there somewhere.
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    [HOWTO] - Lock your screen

    Since Mac Help is once again helpless, how do I TURN OFF screen saver password protection? Thank you
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    no such file or directory

    Okay, it seems I had set up X11 to point to the KDE desktop installed via Fink. I Long longer have KDE, or that directory, on my computer. So how do I tell X11 to stop looking for what's no longer there?
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    no such file or directory

    Thanks. It's as I figured. Then why is X11 looking for it, and how can I make it stop? BTW, in 10.4 supposed to look more aqua-like?
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    no such file or directory

    Launching Apple X11 before updating to 10.4 resulted in the following message in a term window. So, I got rid of X11 and reinstalled it with the 10.4 updt. My X11 nightmare continues. The error continues, without a flinch. I can't remember the last time X11 worked. Here's the message...
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    why spinning pinwheel of death with browsers?

    I bet there's a simple solution to this. At leas I hope there is.
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    java update

    Thanks.
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    why spinning pinwheel of death with browsers?

    I've followed all the recommended steps, eventhough I never got a Segmentation fault. java -version in terminal yeilded the following before And after updating -- btw, in the previous atempt to update Java, Only the jave Folder showed version 1.4.2. All contents remained last updated Apil...
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